National Foundation Diploma in Business/National Extended Diploma in Business, BTEC Level Three

Business, Administration and Law

Business, Administration and Law
Business, Administration and Law

What will you be working towards?

Alternative Title National Foundation Diploma in Bsuiness/National Extended Diploma in Business, BTEC Level Three
Code 1019
Qualification Type National Diploma (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


This is a work-related course with projects and assignments based on realistic workplace situations and activities found in the world of business. It is a means of gaining a broad understanding of business.


6 units in year 1 including:

Exploring Business
Developing a Marketing Campaign – externally assessed
Personal and Business Finance  - externally assessed
Managing an Event
International Business

7 units in year 2 including:

Principles of Management – externally assessed
Business Decision Making – externally assessed
Recruitment and Selection Process
Team Building in Business
Digital Marketing

How will it be delivered?

Assessment is a combination of external examinations and assessments and internally assessed assignments, practical tasks and presentations. 

Entry requirements

Four GCSEs grade A*-C/4-9 including Maths and English
Or level two diploma (merit)
Or first diploma (merit)
Or NVQ level two

Successful interview demonstrating motivation and commitment to the course

Your next steps...

This qualification can lead to career opportunities in marketing, finance, human resources and management, as well as other business-related careers. You may also progress onto a higher level course, such  as the Foundation Degree in Leisure Management or Public Service Management delivered at East Riding College and validated by University of Hull.